Re: my bird fell and he's limping...HELP!
Posted by Birdmom on 1/27/07
On 1/13/07, KittyJ wrote:
> On 12/26/06, Rebecca wrote:
>> On 12/26/06, Curly wrote:
>>> On 12/26/06, Rebecca wrote:
>>>> my jenday conure was climbing on a ladder and it fell on
>>>> his leg. he's limping and he wont put weight on his
>>>> foot...but he will hold food with it. the foot that is
>>>> hurt has a band on it and its his left foot. PLEASE
>>> If it was broke he wouldn't be useing it to eat with. Its
>>> probably just sore as heck. Just keep an eye on it and he
>>> should be useing it in a day or so. Don't despair he will be
>> i forgot to mention that this happened on the evening of the
>> twenty third and he STILL is favoring the other foot. im
>> really upset and my dad keeps saying to wait and wait but im
>> really starting to freak out...
> After that being said, the band may be too tight or hurting his
> foot! HAVE IT TAKEN OFF EMMEDIATLY! And better yet, go to the
> Avian vets ASAP unless you want a conure with only one leg which
> will happen if no circulation is in his none usable foot (which
> may be a reason for why he is limping)
Yes! You need to take him to the vet! ASAP!